Capital Murder Suspects Arrested

On March 10, 2017, at approximately 11:39 p.m., Dallas officers responded to the death of Lisa Saenz at 200 Santa Fe Avenue.  The victim was discovered in the Trinity River deceased from multiple gunshot wounds.  During the course of the investigation, it was discovered that Kevin Kidd, a Black male 28-years-old; Emmanuel Kilpatrick, a Black male 31-years-old; and Jermon Simmons, a Black male 35-years-old were responsible for her death.  Kidd, Kilpatrick and Simmons have all been arrested and placed in jail for Capital Murder with a $1,000,000 bond.

 

 

Aggravated Sexual Assault Arrest

On September 20, 2017 at approximately 11:40 a.m.; Northeast Patrol officers responded to a Major Disturbance Ambulance call in the 9900 block of Whitehurst Drive. The victim, B/F/67, had been found injured by a neighbor.  The victim was on the floor of her apartment crying and indicated she had been physically and sexually assaulted.  Immediately before this, an employee of the apartment complex, observed an unknown B/M leaving the victims apartment.  This employee followed the suspect and stayed on the phone with 911 until officers arrived and took the suspect in custody at 9759 Forest Lane. 

The victim was transported to a local hospital for injuries and for a forensic exam.   The victim confirmed the suspect was a stranger and that he had sexually assaulted her repeatedly over the course of several hours.  

The suspect is Corey Lindale Davis, B/M/18.  He was transported to the Dallas Police Headquarters and interviewed. Davis did not admit he committed the offense.  Video retrieved from the offense location shows the suspect forcing the complainant into her apartment at about 12:40 a.m. and then leaving at about 11:15 a.m. There was property found on the suspect during his arrest that belonged to the victim.

Davis has been arrested for Aggravated Sexual Assault. There is no indication at this time that the suspect is linked to any other Sexual Assault offenses. His DNA was collected and will be checked to see if it matches any other offenses.

Northeast Patrol has been running initiatives in the area where this offense occurred as well as utilizing other specialized units.  This incident is documented on Case Number 215535-2017.  

Information Wanted for the Murder of Cedric Robinson

Updated September 11, 2017

Dallas Police Department is still wanting information for the murder of Cedric Robinson. One year ago on September 10, 2016, at approximately 06:44 a.m., victim Cedric Robinson, a Black male 34-years-old was shot at 7022 Forest Parkway.  The victim was transported to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.  Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Detective Stewart, #5214, at 214-671-3635 or timmy.stewart@dallascityhall.com.  Refer to case #218098-2016.

 

Original Post

On September 10, 2016 at approximately 6:44 a.m., the victim, Cedric Robinson, was murdered inside the front door area of 7022 Forest Parkway. Two female suspects were involved and they are believed to be prostitutes. Homicide Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance with any information they may have regarding the murder of Cedric Robinson. This offense is documented on case number 218098-2016. If anyone has information, they should contact Detective T. Stewart #5214 in the Dallas Police Homicide Unit at 214-671-3635.

Victim: Cedric Robinson

Victim: Cedric Robinson

Homicide on Pine Street

Update August 29, 2017:

One year ago today, on August 29, 2016, Dallas Police officers responded to 3628 #104 Pine Street on a shooting call.  The victim, Jesse James Wooten B/M/35, was at his girlfriend’s apartment asleep in the bedroom with her and his girlfriend’s daughter.  Two masked Black male suspects entered the apartment and demanded money.  One of the suspects shot the victim causing his death.  If anyone has information regarding this offense contact Homicide Detective S. David at 214-671-3627 or steven.david@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us   Please refer to Dallas Police case number 207656-2016. 

CRIME STOPPER REWARD INFORMATION

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at:

(214)373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Original Post:

On August 29, 2016, at approximately 12:44 a.m., the victim, Jesse James Wooten, a Black male 35-years-old, was shot and killed inside his apartment at 3628 Pine Street. The Dallas Police Department is asking that anyone with information regarding this murder, contact Detective Steve David at (214) 671-3627 or the Dallas Police Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3661

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at: (214) 373- TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Information Wanted in Homicide

Update August 29,2017:

One year ago, on August 28, 2016, Dallas Police officers responded to 10554 Harry Hines Boulevard, the Keller’s Hamburger parking lot on a shooting call.  The victim, Ruben Torres Espinoza H/M/29, was involved in a verbal argument with a unknown Hispanic male suspect known only as “Leo”.  The victim was shot by the suspect and died at the scene.  The suspect fled in a dark blue Nissan Armada.  If anyone has information regarding this offense contact Homicide Detective D. Wilkins at 214-671-3665 or Duncan.wilkins@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us   Please refer to Dallas Police case number 207406-2016.

CRIME STOPPER REWARD INFORMATION

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at:

 (214)373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Original Post:

On August 28, 2016, at approximately 6:07 p.m., the victim, Ruben Torres, a Latin male 29-years-old, was shot and killed in the parking lot at 10554 Harry Hines Blvd.  The Dallas Police Department is asking that anyone with information regarding this murder, contact Detective Wilkins at (214) 671-3665 or the Dallas Police Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3661.

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Aggravated Robbery Suspects Sought

On July 30, 2017, at approximately 3:30 A.M., two victims were robbed in the 2500 block of N. Haskell Avenue. The suspects approached the victims in the parking lot by the ATM at which time the suspects robbed the victims of their money and cellphones at gunpoint.

The first suspect is described as a Black male, between the ages of 17-23, 5’10”, 160 lbs., wearing a grey jacket, grey shorts, white tennis shoes, and a multi-colored backpack.  The second suspect is described as a Black male, also between the ages of 17-23, 5’10”, 150 lbs., wearing a black tank top, black shorts, black socks and sandals.

Anyone that recognizes these suspects, or has information on this offense is asked to call Detective Richeson at (214) 671-3602.  If you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-TIPS (8477).

Suspect #1

Suspect#2

 

Endangered Person Now Homicide: Marisol Espinosa

Update – July 13, 2017:

On July 12, 2017, Faustino Lara Valdez was taken into custody in Francisco Madero, Durango, Mexico by Mexican authorities. These officials, working in close coordination with the FBI legal attaché office at the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City, took Valdez into custody without incident.

Valdez is wanted for the death of his ex-girlfriend Marisol Espinosa. He will be transferred from his FBI escort to members of the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit.

After debriefing at police headquarters, Valdez will then be placed in the Dallas County Jail charged with Ms. Espinosa’s murder.  

Update – December 29, 2016 @ 2:28 PM:

The Dallas Police Department announces that a Murder warrant has been issued for Faustino Valdez in connection with the death of Marisol Espinosa.

If anyone has information concerning this case or the suspect, they should immediately call 911 or Homicide Detective C. Shelton, at 214-283-4900. This investigation is still active and ongoing. This is the only information being released at this time.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call crime Stoppers at (214) 373-Tips, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Update – March 8, 2016 @ 6:00 PM:

The Dallas County Medical Examiner has identified the remains found at 2900 Dowdy Ferry Road on Sunday, March 6th as belonging to Marisol Espinosa.

In light of the identification made, the Dallas Police Department has reclassified the investigation into Marisol Espinosa’s disappearance as a homicide investigation.  We still await the determination as to a cause and manner of death from the Medical Examiner.  We will release additional information as it becomes available and appropriate to do so.

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Update: January 5, 2016

Below is a timeline of the investigation and its progression:

December 12, 2015 – Espinosa, mother, and kids moved in with ex-boyfriend after their house caught fire 

December 29, 2015 – Youth Ops began investigation as Want to Locate

December 29, 2015 – January 1, 2016 – Interviewed family/friends

January 1, 2016 – Increased to Critical Missing/Endangered Person when vehicle was found 

January 1, 2016 – Present –

  • Crimes Against Persons Division was added to the investigation to interview possible witnesses, gather evidence etc.
  • DPD personnel continued searching various areas with assistance from the Helicopter Unit, K-9, Mounted, and Patrol
  • Youth and Patrol personnel, along with Mark 9 Search & Rescue, and the Mounted Unit searched the creek/storm drain on foot and horseback near the Umphress Recreational Center on Umphress Road., due to close proximity to last seen location and where vehicle was recovered.
  • Helicopter Unit checked area and on-foot personnel searched areas where the helicopter personnel were unable to see.
  • Southeast Patrol personnel and Deployment have been put on Special Assignment to assist. Officer are currently checking vacant lots, verifying locations, etc.

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The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating endangered missing person, Ms. Marisol Espinosa. Ms. Espinosa was last seen on December 29, 2015 at about 8:00 a.m. leaving her residence in the 7700 block of Aurora Street. On January 1, 2016, Ms. Espinosa’s vehicle was found abandoned behind the apartment complex, Las Lomas Apartments at 6161 Trail Glen Drive. Ms. Espinosa is described as a 34 year old Latin female and is 5’5 and weighs 125 pounds. 

If anyone has seen Ms. Marisol Espinosa or has any information about her whereabouts, please contact the Dallas Police Department Missing Persons Unit at 214-671-4268.

Marisol Espinosa

Marisol Espinosa

Aggravated Robbery Suspect(s) Sought

On July 1, 2017, at 9:40 a.m., an elderly female victim was robbed and severely beaten in the 5000 block of Second Avenue.  The suspect, Black male, 6’1”, 220-240 lbs, stole a large amount of cash and property from the victim.  The victim sustained multiple serious injuries from being beaten by the suspect and was transported to a local hospital.  The victim is expected to recover from her injuries.   

The suspect vehicle is a silver newer model Chevrolet Traverse SUV, with dark tint, no front plate, and a temporary paper plate.

Detectives are working to determine if multiple suspects may have been involved. 

Anyone that recognizes this vehicle, the suspect(s) , or has information on this offense is asked to call Detective Mulvihill at (214) 671-3705. If you wish to remain anonymous you may call Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-TIPS (8477).

Suspect Wanted in Homicide and Aggravated Robberies

The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the wanted suspect and the suspect vehicle in the below video.

On 10-24-2016 at approximately 9:35pm complainant Adan Zavala was shot and killed at 9747 Forest Ln in the apartment breezeway at the Courtyard Village apartments. A silver 2007-08 Toyota possibly a Yaris was seen driving through the complex occupied by 2 B/M’s.

On 11-15-2016 at approximately 2:35pm complainant Puente Fernando was shot at the Madison Apartments located at 12800 Jupiter Road.

On 04/24/2017 at approximately 9:25pm complainant Armando Ruiz-Chavez was robbed at gunpoint at 9747 Forest Lane at the Courtyard Village Apartments. This complainant was also shot during the robbery.

On 05/06/2017 at approximately 1:20pm complainant Jose Ortega was robbed at gunpoint at 13230 Pandora Drive at the Montecito Apartments. Complainant Ortega was also shot during the robbery.

The above listed offenses were all committed by one or two B/M suspects between the ages of 25-30 5’8 to 6’0 tall all described as slender build.

Possible suspect vehicle a 2007-2008 Toyota, possibly a Yaris, silver in color with black tires.

Anyone with information regarding theses offenses is asked to please contact detective S.A. David Crimes Against Persons 214-283-4834.

CRIME STOPPERS INFORMATION

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at: (214) 373-TIPS (8477), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Community Awareness Bulletin – Aggravated Sexual Assault

Update April 26, 2017:

On April 20th, 2017, between 12:15pm and 12:45pm, the victim was inside of her residence in the 13700 block of Maham Road. An unknown suspect entered into the residence without consent, and demanded property while displaying a weapon. The suspect sexually assaulted the victim and fled the area in an unknown direction. The suspect was described as a Latin male in his early 20’s, approximately 5’7” tall, heavy set, with short black hair, and spoke spanish to the victim.

If you have any information regarding this offense, please contact Detective A. Lopez #7493 at 214-671-3584 or abel.lopez@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at (214)373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.